Bird in the Room

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    Bird in the Room

    Directed by

    Israel

    2015

    65 min

    • Hebrew

    Documentary

    The life story of Israeli poet and songwriter Tirza Atar (1941-1977) - a beloved and enigmatic part of Modern Hebrew Culture - is brought to the screen for the first time. Atar, the daughter of celebrated poet Nathan Alterman, composed hundreds of poems and song lyrics that captured the hearts of the audience, wrote popular children’s books and translated plays for the theater. Yet, her fragile beauty and her short, turbulent life remain shrouded in mystery many years after her tragic death at the age of thirty-six

    Awards

    • Special Jury Mention - Haifa IFF

    Festivals

    Credits

    Cinematography
    Rotem Yaron
    Editing
    Tal Rabiner
    Music
    Assaf Amdursky
    Production
    HYPERMEDIA FILMS
    Ari  Davidovich

    Ari Davidovich

    Israel

    Writer and Director of documentaries such as MY CHAMPION and WAITING FOR GODIK, about the legendary musical-theater producer Giora Godik. Producer of ALL HAPPY MORNINGS and BEAR WITH ME. Producer and artistic director of Doc-Challenge competition in Israel and executive editor of MADE FOR WEB competition.